contracts

  1. excalibur

    McCaskill’s husband scored $131 million in federal housing contracts during her Senat

    Should be a big story, some real investigative reporting. Will it die with this story? McCaskill’s husband scored $131 million in federal housing contracts during her Senate tenure What a difference a Senate seat makes, eh? Before Claire McCaskill won Missouri’s Senate race in 2006...
  2. PACE

    company loses two contracts after employees display KKK and guns stickers

    https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/local/milwaukee/2018/01/17/company-loses-two-milwaukee-contracts-after-its-employees-displayed-guns-kkk-sticker/1040034001/ You know the ole adage, Customer is always right
  3. NightSwimmer

    Regarding arbitration clauses in financial contracts

    Should our banking regulations make it virtually impossible for consumers to join together to file suit and seek damages from financial institutions?
  4. cpicturetaker12

    Mexico XX'LD shipments of sugar to US--no one at COMMERCE to execute contracts

    And so it begins! So either we might all lose a little weight and maybe our fasting blood sugars will come down OR we'll pay through the ass for foodstuffs containing sugar. Seems UNSTAFFED Dept. of Commerce doesn't have heads in place to do these particular deals on this commodity. Who...
  5. the watchman

    Elizabeth Warren questions Ben Carson about Trump benefiting from HUD contracts

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SODEcO7JAo imbecile. Tells a stupid joke. Then says he's not interested in helping anyone. Never answers the question.
  6. GordonGecko

    Indiana official: Carrier deal was about Government contracts-

    Indiana official: Carrier deal is about federal contracts - POLITICO So, sorry...NO....it was NOT about "tax incentives" or "tax breaks" or "deregulation" or any of the other Conservative policies.... it was about Trump using the POWER of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT to force a private...
  7. D

    President-Elect Trump Has Been Using Government Contracts To Enrich His Children

    This is the story to watch for! ************ President Elect Trump Has Been Using Government Contracts To Enrich His Children By Jason Easley
  8. The Man

    Short term military contracts

    Russia is apparently introducing short term contracts in their military. This means that, rather than a standard, full lengh service contract with a commitment for a year or more, a fella can sign up for just four month, say, to fight in a particular theater, such as Syria (or Ukraine or...
  9. GordonGecko

    Trump campaign plots a #NeverTrump "blacklist" for the convention contracts--

    Trump campaign eyes #NeverTrump blacklist - POLITICO First rule of a fascist....purge the Party of all who are not totally loyal to the Maximum Leader. These contracts will be just the start. Once the Convention has come and gone and Trump is the actual (not just "presumptive")...
  10. PACE

    Government waste in defense contracts

    Pretty boring subject but it's important, The MRO, (Maintenance, Repairs and Operating costs) in any organization are a make or break proposition, in the private sector, when programs are developed, direct human resources are calculated in the total budget for the effort, but the ancillary...
  11. bajisima

    Famous doctor and researcher contracts ebola

    One of the worlds most prominent doctor and researcher of ebola has contracted it. He has been in West Africa trying to research and help with the outbreak. Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone contracts the virus - CNN.com
  12. Two If By Tea

    Written Consent for sex in California S.B. 967 would establish contracts of sex.

    A newly amended bill from a California lawmaker would require college students to stop in the heat of passion and establish verbal or written consent before having sex anywhere on campus,*reports SB 967, amended last week by state Sen. Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles), would mandate that college...
  13. Use Caution

    Catholic school teacher in Mont. fired over pregnancy. God needs contracts!

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — An unmarried teacher at a Roman Catholic middle school in Montana has been fired after getting pregnant, the Diocese of Helena confirmed. Patrick Haggarty, the superintendent of Catholic schools for the diocese, said Tuesday that Butte Central teacher Shaela Evenson "made a...
  14. michaelr

    Al-Qaeda, Taliban Receive U.S. Government Contracts Despite Being Sworn Enemy

    Al-Qaeda, Taliban Receive U.S. Government Contracts Despite Being Sworn Enemy Just more treason by the Obama administration. Nothing to see here.....hahaha I think Obama should be NDAAed and deported!!!
  15. B

    Gallup Polling cooked the books, pays 10.5 Million in fines, loses Gov't contracts

    A once reputable national polling firm: now a national disgrace. Gallup to Pay $10.5 Million to Settle U.S. Contract Claim - Bloomberg "Gallup Organization agreed to pay $10.5 million to settle U.S. claims that it inflated contract prices and engaged in prohibited employment negotiations...
  16. michaelr

    Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange to Close Monday, Gold and Silver Paper Contracts will

    Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange to Close Monday, Gold and Silver Paper Contracts will have Cash Settlements I expect COMEX to follow suit. They're out of gold.
  17. nonsqtr

    a new view to the contracts of our elected representatives

    That's right, I said contracts. Why? Because you can't sue someone for violating their oath. Heck, you can't even impeach 'em for that reason. Here's what I think: our elected representatives are ripping us off. So, to make sure we're getting our money's worth, I propose a small change in how...
  18. Jets

    Should taxpayers have a say in public union contracts?

    Governor Walker instituted the following in his budget repair bill: Total wage increases could not exceed a cap based on inflation unless approved by referendum. Contracts would be limited to one year and wages would be frozen until a new contract is settled. Read more: Highlights of Gov...
  19. jackalope

    Mayor Admits He Was Drunk When Signing Contracts

    Okay, that has GOT to be an impeachable offense !
  20. Inkslinger

    Rep. Anthony Weine contracts veneral warts

    AHA! Made you righties look!